Suspicious man looks for mushrooms | Island Scanner

Island Scanner Oct. 22 - 28.

The following calls were gathered from 911 reports made to the Island County Sheriff’s Office:

Thursday, Oct. 22

At 8:39 a.m., a caller reported that tools outside of a West Sleeper Road home were stolen.

At 8:44 a.m., a caller reported that cedar beams were stolen from a Highway 20 location.

At 2:06 p.m., a Scarecrow Lane resident reported that a neighbor pulled a gun on the caller.

At 3:33 p.m., a Huckleberry Lane resident reported that apples were stolen.

At 4:07 p.m., a Chinook Drive resident reported that a neighbor’s dog attacked her and her dog.

At 4:48 p.m., a resident reported that a man with a shotgun was chasing a deer and shooting at it next to Robinson Road.

At 5:02 p.m., an Alysson Street resident reported that a man knocked on the front door in a threatening manner and then stole a political sign when he left.

At 9:04 p.m., an East Harbor Road resident reported that a boom truck was stolen four years ago.

Friday, Oct. 23

At 3:04 a.m., a driver reported that someone was wrapped in a sleeping bag on the side of the highway near the intersection with Monroe Landing Road. The caller nearly ran over the person.

At 5:20 p.m., a caller reported that a car struck a pole in Mukilteo but continued driving onto the ferry to Clinton.

Saturday, Oct. 24

At 9:15 a.m., a caller reported that a disoriented woman in pink flip-flops was walking in and out of traffic on Lotto Avenue.

At 9:41 a.m., there was a report that a shop on Moran Road was burglarized.

At 9:47 a.m., a Day Road resident reported that someone shot a deer on his property. The caller said several deer were mounted on a 1990s Jeep.

At 6:17 p.m., a Maxwelton Road resident reported that a woman in “colorful gypsy clothing” said people were being annihilated and asked for beer and cigarettes.

Sunday, Oct. 25

At 8:17 a.m., a driver reported that a large horse jumped in front of his vehicle on Tree Frog Lane and he clipped it. The horse ran off.

At 11:15 a.m., a Canada goose with a broken wing was reported on Freeland Avenue.

At 12:03 p.m., a driver reported that someone threw a rock and busted the car window on Monroe Landing Road.

At 2:54 p.m., a caller reported that a man urinated on a storage container near the highway on North Whidbey.

At 4:06 p.m., a Rolling Road resident reported that a deer had been shot with an arrow and needed to be dispatched.

Monday, Oct. 26

At 4:38 a.m., a Williams Road resident reported that people were harassing him with speakers and microphones “pointed at his house.”

At 2:19 p.m., a caller later reported that a woman on Hastie Lake Road was using an airhorn to harass and threaten him.

At 3:20 p.m., a caller reported that a woman urinated outside near Highway 525 and then yelled racial slurs while at a bus stop.

At 5:22 p.m., a caller reported that crab pots were being poached from a dock on South Whidbey.

Tuesday, Oct. 27

At 8:25 a.m., a caller on Skycrest Drive reported that a suspicious man said he was looking for mushrooms in the area.

At 10 a.m., a resident reported that a cabinet containing pesticide was dumped on the beach near Hastie Lake Road.

At 11:55 a.m., the hospital reported that a patient left through an ambulance bay door.

At 6:07 p.m., a Zylstra Road caller reported that a woman on the property was sweeping up insulation and refusing to leave.

Wednesday, Oct. 28

At 8:10 a.m., an Olympic View Drive resident reported trapping a domestic bunny.

At 8:50 a.m., an injured owl was reported on the side of the highway.

At 9:23 a.m., a dead owl was reported on Main Street.

At 12:11 p.m., a driver reported that a man in khaki pants was passed out on the side of the highway near Clinton.

At 2:45 p.m., loose pigs were reported on Fairway Lane.

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